Yellow Root Plant

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Bloom Season
Spring,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Shade, Full Sun,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Shade, Full Sun,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Shade, Full Sun,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds,

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

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Ships Year Round

Description

Yellow root - Xanthorhiza simplicissima

Yellow Root Plant - Xanthorhiza Simplicissima is light green. The Yellow Root Plant has a medium to fast growth rate and stands one to three feet tall. This plant has slender-stemmed leaves that are 5 to 6 inches long and clusters at the summit of its short stem. Yellow root is a stunning plant and an excellent choice to have in your garden. Its leaves give it a nice contrast to other plants because of its lighter green color. Did you know that this cute plant is not only eye-catching, but scientifically it is the only member of its genus, and one of the few woody members of the buttercup family. The hardy planting zones it can be planted in are between zone 4 to zone 9. The leaves usually have five leaflets that are approximately 5 inches long by the time it's fully grown.

Yellow Root requires well-drained soil.


The only real soil requirement that it needs is to have a very well-drained soil when planting it. The yellow root plant has from between one and a few purplish-brown flowers that have fully developed by the time springtime comes around. Some characteristics of this plant are its distinctly bold yellow color, having a sharp, pungent taste to its bark, and it's bitter-tasting roots. Its growth rate is pretty reasonable ranging from between medium to fast. Its uses in landscaping are its ground covering habit that the yellow roots spread widely, and it produces above-ground growth that is dense enough to function as a groundcover. This plant is very delightful to look at to both birds and humans because of its pretty colors that draw a lot of attention.

Yellow Root boosts your immune system.


The yellow root plant was used by the Indians and is said to have many uses such as a cure for fever, stomach problems, and sour throat or a cough. It also helps to boost your immune system. All in all, this is a beautiful plant, not only because of its healing capabilities but also because of the definite way it will brighten your garden with its yellow springtime color.

Yellow Root Plant 

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